Events

Editor’s Picks

LAP 35 years square

Celebrate 35 Years with L.A. Parent

You're Invited to Our Birthday Bash at The Original Farmers Market! 2015 is a special year for L.A. Parent; it's our 35th anniversary and to celebrate, we're throwing a birthday bash at The Original Farmers Market, Los Angeles! Join us Sunday, August 2 from noon to 3pm to celebrate this milestone. We want to bring the community together and show our appreciation for all of the support throughout … Read Article

steveandkatescampsquare

Steve & Kate’s Summer Camp Giveaway!

Our friends at Steve & Kate’s Camp are once again offering an exclusive online giveaway for L.A. Parent readers! Didn't win last month? Enter to win a 5-Day Guest Pass (valued at $395) to Steve & Kate’s Camp this summer! Steve & Kate’s camp conforms to kids, and instead of having a rigid structure, they give campers the option to plan their day and choose what they'd like to do. … Read Article

Healthy Lungs Square

Cleaner Air Improves Children’s Health

The air in Southern California has gotten cleaner during the past 20 years, and kids’ lungs have gotten healthier, says a new report from a 20-year study involving more than 2,000 children in five local communities. The USC Children’s Health Study tracked air quality in the L.A. basin and measured the lung development three groups of kids ages 11-15 living in Long Beach, Mira Loma, Riverside, San … Read Article

Descanso Web Square

Circle of (Drought-Tolerant) Life

Twenty-five percent is a number that might have you thinking about your yard a little differently this year. That’s how much Gov. Jerry Brown has ordered urban areas in California to cut back their water use, inspiring visions of brown lawns and prickly cactus. Rachel Young wants to change that view. She is director of horticulture and garden operations at Descanso Gardens in La … Read Article